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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Avon: Southmead Avon Cosmetics Supplies

About the team

A new track was built by the Council on the Doncaster Road playing fields. This was a red shale track built at the end of 1981.

During this period dropped the 'Bulldog' nickname, riding as the 'Avon Cosmetic Supplies' instead'

Team Manager: Mike Hollway(1978+).

Club Manager: E. Arnott, 79 Coleford Road, Southmead, Bristol.

Raced in the Bristol League, Div 2.

Raced in the South West League.

Raced in the Bristol League North 1982.

Raced in the Avon & District League Div 1 in 1986.

Finished racing in 1990 with the collapse of the Bristol League.

Team Honours.

1979 won the Bristol League Division 2.

Speedway Riders.

Lee Loomes rode for the Middlesborough Bears.

Riders

1978/90s.

  • Rob Absalom
  • Steven Attwill
  • Derek Ford
  • Mike Ford
  • Andy Grant
  • Tim Haynes
  • Chris Headley
  • Kevin Hill
  • Kieron Hogan
  • Chris Holloway
  • J. Holloway
  • Paul Holloway
  • Dean Hurst
  • Lee Loomes
  • Dave Murphy
  • Shaun Needs
  • Lee Williams
  • Simon Williams